Corporate and Investment Banking provides corporate customers with a full range of commercial banking products and services, including cash management services, current accounts, time deposits, trade finance, working capital finance, term loans and foreign exchange. Through our continued commitment, DBS has cultivated long-standing relationships with its customers in the region that are based on account relationship management, service differentiation, product development and rigorous credit standards.
1. Strategic Direction
Reporting to the Head of Sustainability, the role will help shape a sustainable finance vision for the Bank across the region (especially Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Indonesia and India), and develop the tools and training to support it. The role will identify and implement prioritised areas and foster a culture of sustainability within IBG.
2. Subject Matter Expert and Business Enabler
Serve as the internal subject matter expert for sustainability in sensitive sectors such as agriculture, oil & gas, infrastructure; keeping abreast of trends and issues, communicating, training and raising awareness to internal stakeholders.
Work closely with internal stakeholders to implement the Responsible Financing Standard and associated Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) guidelines and integrating them into the client origination and decision-making process.
Coordinate the training agenda in this aspect.
Offer expertise to relationship managers, credit teams and customers on ESG risks and contribute to the development and structuring of practical solutions or risk mitigating plans in ESG sensitive transactions to enhance the overall risk profile of a transaction.
3. Stakeholder Engagement
Serve as a point for engagements with regulators, governmental agencies, industry associations, NGOs and other relevant agencies/bodies on sustainability matters and where required, collaborate with internal stakeholders to ensure appropriate responses and communication.
Work with internal stakeholders to promote broad awareness of the Bank's sustainability initiatives.
4. Other Sustainable Finance Initiatives
Work with internal stakeholders on broader topic of sustainability including initiatives related to sustainability reporting.
Suitable candidates should have at least 6 years' experience in environmental and social risk management, especially advantageous if it is in the extractives or agriculture sectors.
Well versed in the International Finance Corporation Performance Standards and international benchmarks related to above mentioned industries.
Possess professional and interpersonal skills to improve environmental, human rights, health and safety performance on the ground.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.
Internal Number: 5822853
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